Why some plants have red leaves? How do they trap sunlight with this?

Asked by  | 1st Mar, 2008, 02:51: PM

Expert Answer:

RED LEAVES HAVE PIGMENTS CALLED CAROTENOIDS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR RED COLOUR .

THESE PIGMENTS  ARE ALSO PHOTORECEPTORS AND THEREFORE ALSO HELP IN PHOTOSYNTHESIS

Answered by  | 30th Nov, 2017, 03:25: PM